Reports say that the killings happened last week when a Cameroonian paramilitary unit was enforcing a $300 (£230) fishing levy.
Members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in Ghana have expressed massive joy following the release of their international leader Nnamdi Kanu who has been in detention under the Buhari led Nigerian government. Our team interviewed one of the IPOB leaders in Ghana Mr. Obinna Chigozie Ugwochiama and he had a lot to say … Continue reading Video: Nnamdi Kanu’s Release Sparks Jubilation in Ghana
Big Brother Naija winner, Efe Ejeba, arrived Nigeria on Monday night and attended his first ever press conference at the Wheatbaker Hotel in Ikoyi on Tuesday morning. The 23-year-old rapper was announced as a new Payporte Brand Ambassador alongside Bisola, the first runner up of the TV Reality Show. PREMIUM TIMES had a chat with … Continue reading BBNAIJA WINNER EFE EJEBA SPEAKS: What I regret doing in the Big Brother House.
Ghana has launched a National Alcohol Policy after years of working with key stakeholders to combine the fragmented laws that exist on the production, distribution sale, advertising and consumption of the commodity. The 33-page document would now set out a policy direction aimed at regulating the production, distribution sale, advertising and consumption of alcohol, with … Continue reading Ghana launches National Alcohol Policy
KAMPALA - Uganda's second most prominent policeman was killed in his car on Friday along with two other officers as he left his home in Kampala, police said. Assistant Inspector General of Police Andrew Kaweesi served as the force's spokesman and was one of the country's most high-profile officers. "He was shot dead this morning … Continue reading Uganda police spokesperson, his bodyguard and driver shot dead
The Southern Kaduna Peoples’ Union (SOKAPU) says Nasir el-Rufai, governor of the state, should be held responsible for the fresh killings in the area. On Saturday, suspected Fulani herdsmen stormed a village in Southern Kaduna, killing six persons, including the 14-year-old daughter of Gimbia Morik, a former deputy speaker of the state assembly. Several people sustained … Continue reading Hold Governor Nasir el-Rufai Responsible For Fresh Killings- SOKAPU
Former director at the ministry of sports, Abba Yola has queried the continued claim by the Nigeria Football Federation that they are broke and therefore cannot afford to meet their financial obligations to the various national teams. The NFF under the leadership of Amaju Pinnick has come under intense scrutiny after they failed to pay … Continue reading
The Nigerian government has reportedly approved a policy that would see it paying whistle-blowers to encourage the reporting of crimes and other scandals. Part of the highlights of the new policy is that whistle- blowers whose revelations lead to recovery of money would be entitled to up to 5% of the recovered sum. The policy … Continue reading Nigerian Government Okays Whistle Blower Initiative
The Former governor of Delta State, Chief James Onanefe Ibori was released earlier today from the UK prison where he has completed his 13 years jail term. He was released a few minutes past noon upon a court order. His media aide, Mr. Tony Elumenor confirmed the release and you can see the confirmation pictures. … Continue reading James Ibori’s release. Photos
The former governor of Delta State, Chief JamesOnanefe Ibori has been released from prison. He was released a few minutes past noon upon a court order. His media aide, Mr. Tony Elumenor confirmed the release. Ibori was sentenced by a United Kingdom court to prison for 13 years and served out his term midnight yesterday. … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: James Ibori released an hour ago.